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Distance: 5K and 1 mile fun run
Timing: Provided by RunFAR
City: North Richland Hills, TX
Race site: Green Valley Park, 7701 Smithfield Road, N Richland Hills TX 76180 Map to Green Valley Park

Benefitting: Children's Literacy through the NRH Library, The NRH Community Enrichment Center and H.E.L.P, Inc. that helps orphans in Nigeria.

Registration: Registration is now Open! Early Bird Registration available through September 21. 
                      For more information visit 

Runners Swag: Your registration includes:

  • An official 2018 NRH Road Runner sport race shirt
  • Drawstring backpack
  • Fun freebies
  • After race eats
  • All 5k participants will each receive a custom 2018 NRH Road Runner 5k finisher medals
  • 1 mile participants will each receive a custom 2018 NRH Road Runner ribbon

Extra race day shirts are available for $10 each and can be added to your online registration or they will be available at the event while supplies last.

NEW for 2018 
Special Race Day Guest and Entertainment!

The NRH Road Runner 5K welcomes Special Guest Mr. Orville Rodgers: the Running Man, who at the age of 100 continues to inspire, motivate and challenge others to enjoy everything life offers. Mr. Rodgers, Masters Indoor Track and Field Champion and WWII Veteran, will be available to sign his book The Running Man and share his inspiring life story. You are never too old to start a new journey.

Take your race shoes off, and put your dancing shoes on! Stay after the run to enjoy the energizing sounds of Mr. Al Nelson. Featured Entertainment from 9:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m. will be THE AL NELSON ROCK 'N' SOUL SHOW.  Special thanks to entertainment sponsor: Marvin & Jill Smith.

Attention Local Schools
Show your School pride!
For every student that signs up for the NRH Road Runner 5K, $5 will go back to your campus to benefit the Physical Education Department.
At the time you register online, be sure and select your school from the list provided.

Get Your Team Together

We encourage teams to join us! Get some friends together and get a discount.
Eight member minimum and then contact for discount team code!



Overall Male and Female; Overall Masters (50+) Male and Female;
Runners 14 & Under, 15-19, 20-24; 25-29; 30-34; 35-39; 40-44; 45-49; 50-54; 55-59; 60-64; 65-69; 70 & Over

Awards will be presented three deep in each age group for the 5K Run/Walk.
Participation ribbons will be given out to all 1 Mile Fun Run participants.


Overall Male  1st Place - $300   2nd Place - $200  3rd Place - $100
Overall Female  1st Place - $300  2nd Place - $200  3rd Place - $100
Overall Masters (50+) Male  1st Place - $300  2nd Place - $200  3rd Place - $100
Overall Masters (50+) Female   1st Place - $300  2nd Place - $200  3rd Place - $100


The Course
7701 Smithfield Road, North Richland Hills, TX 76180 


Dogs & Strollers: All are welcome. Dogs must be on-leash!  Thank you!

Registration fees

5K Run/Walk Closed

Registration closed
    1. $30.00
      Apr 30 – Sep 24
    2. $35.00
      Sep 25 – Oct 6

1 Mile Run/Walk Closed

Registration closed
    1. $20.00
      Apr 30 – Sep 24
    2. $25.00
      Sep 25 – Oct 6

Early BIB & Packet Pick Up


Packet pick-up will take place on Thursday, October 4 and Friday, October 5 from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. at:

NRH Centre
6000 Hawk Ave
North Richland Hills, TX 76180
(817) 427-6600

Map to NRH Centre

Teams should designate one person to pick up all team member packets. Race day packet pickup is available but not recommended.

Event Schedule

  • October 6 7:00 AM CDT - Race Day Registration and Packet Pickup

  • October 6 8:00 AM CDT - 1 Mile Run/Walk

  • October 6 8:05 AM CDT - 5k Run/Walk Warm-up

  • October 6 8:30 AM CDT - 5k Run/Walk

Contact Information

Event Location

7701 Smithfield Road, North Richland Hills, TX, United States

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